Russ Signorino retirement party/ BUD reunion set for Dec. 9

A retirement celebration for Russ Signorino, who has served as Building Union Diversity (BUD) program director since 2017, and a reunion for all graduates...

Tri-County Labor Club requesting canned goods, gift cards at Dec. 7...

The Tri-County Labor Club is hosting its annual holiday party Dec. 7 and asking for canned food donations or grocery gift cards to help...

30 things Biden has done to help workers

From legislation to executive actions and appointments, Biden is getting things done for union workers By BRIAN YOUNG UCOMM Blog A little over a year ago, President...

The Reason for the Season

By DAVID A. COOK President It’s that time of year again — those frantic few weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas — when most of our partners...

Workers will win with Build Back Better plan

By TIM ROWDEN Managing Editor Washington – Less than a week after President Joe Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act into law, House Democrats...

Local unions team up to raise $10,000 for St. Louis Crisis...

By SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent O’Fallon, MO – Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562 and Sprinkler Fitters Local 268 raised $10,000 for St. Louis Crisis Nursery in their...

Laborers Local 773 joins Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza providing Thanksgiving dinners...

By CARL GREEN Illinois Correspondent Cairo, IL – Laborers Local 773 and Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza kicked off the holiday season last week by bringing 160...

OPINION: Joe Biden is succeeding

By DAVID BROOKS Joe Biden came to the White House at a pivotal moment in American history. We had become a country dividing into two...

OPINION: Everyone benefits from infrastructure bill

By TOM CONWAY President United Steelworkers Wilmington, N.C. – Donneta Williams and her co-workers at the Corning plant in Wilmington, N.C., hail from different backgrounds and hold...

County Executive Dr. Sam Page, U.S. Dept. of Labor highlight new...

County Executive Dr. Sam Page last week welcomed a representative from the U.S. Department of Labor to the St. Louis County Justice Center to...

It’s over! Machinists Lodge 777 members win strike at Sunset Ford,...

Sunset Hills, MO – Machinists Lodge 777 members settled their strike at Sunset Ford, returning to work Nov. 22 after approving a third contract...

Missouri Jobs with Justice virtual End of Year Celebration set for...

Missouri Jobs with Justice is holding its End of Year Celebration virtually this year because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The online event will be...

Pride at Work St. Louis forming to help fight for LGBTQ...

Developing program for unions to promote understanding Pride At Work St. Louis (P@WSTL), a new worker constituency group in formation, has launched a program to...

Pro-worker Trish Gunby ready to take on anti-worker Ann Wagner in...

Introduces herself to Labor Council delegates, asks for Labor’s support State. Rep. Trish Gunby (D-Ballwin) announced to St. Louis Labor Council delegates Nov. 16 that...

John Deere strike ends with major gains for 10,000 UAW-represented workers

The third time was the charm for 10,000 striking John Deere workers who approved a third contract proposal from the company recently, ending a...

Rage Against the Machine guitarist stands with striking workers in new...

Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello is standing with thousands of striking workers across the country with a new music video called “Hold...

Dr. John Gaal honored with ‘Legacy Award’ at Apprenticeship MO statewide...

Dr. John Gaal, a scholar and educator in the workforce space whose work has garnered international attention, was recognized with the inaugural “Legacy Award”...

Electrical Connection’s Timothy Green named to St. Charles County Convention...

Timothy Green, director of governmental affairs for the Electrical Connection, has been named to the St. Charles County Convention and Sports Facilities Authority as...

Teamsters tell lawmakers mistreatment is fueling shortage of truckers, not a...

Washington – The Teamsters say lawmakers must push companies to improve wages and working conditions for truck drivers as they seek solutions to upgrade...

Labor Council women holding raffle for Make-a-Wish

Belleville, IL – For the 14th straight year, the Working Women’s Committee of the Southwestern Illinois Central Labor Council is holding a holiday raffle...